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Body Temperature Regulation
MeSH HeadingBody Temperature Regulation
Tree NumberG07.110.232
Tree NumberG07.700.100
Tree NumberG07.700.360.265
Scope NoteThe processes of heating and cooling that an organism uses to control its temperature.
Entry TermHeat Loss
Entry TermRegulation, Body Temperature
Entry TermTemperature Regulation, Body
Entry TermThermoregulation
Allowable QualifiersDE ES GE IM PH RE
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD001833

MeSH Tree Structures

Physiological Phenomena [G07]
   Body Temperature [G07.110]
Body Temperature Regulation [G07.110.232]
Hibernation [G07.110.232.450]
Sweating [G07.110.232.693]
Thermogenesis [G07.110.232.778]  +
Skin Temperature [G07.110.753]

Physiological Phenomena [G07]
   Physiological Processes [G07.700]
Adaptation, Physiological [G07.700.062]  +
Bacterial Shedding [G07.700.085]
Body Temperature Regulation [G07.700.100]
Hibernation [G07.700.100.450]
Sweating [G07.700.100.693]
Thermogenesis [G07.700.100.778]  +
Electrophysiological Processes [G07.700.240]  +
Fluid Shifts [G07.700.280]
Growth and Development [G07.700.320]  +
Homeostasis [G07.700.360]  +
Movement [G07.700.560]  +
Nutrition Processes [G07.700.620]  +
Pharmacological Processes [G07.700.680]  +
Radiation Tolerance [G07.700.760]  +
Stress, Physiological [G07.700.830]  +
Thermosensing [G07.700.850]
Virus Shedding [G07.700.915]

Physiological Phenomena [G07]
   Physiological Processes [G07.700]
      Homeostasis [G07.700.360]
Acid-Base Equilibrium [G07.700.360.110]
Body Temperature Regulation [G07.700.360.265]
Thermogenesis [G07.700.360.265.500]
Feedback, Physiological [G07.700.360.732]  +
Water-Electrolyte Balance [G07.700.360.888]  +

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